John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook

John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Kell family
Title: John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook
Dates: Bulk, 1860-1951
Dates: 1860-1986
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box, 1 oversized folder
Coll. Number: ms2361

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, engravings, etchings, and photographs. Subjects include Confederate veterans, the Confederate Navy ships the Alabama and Sumter, as well as reunions. Also included are Sidney Lanier, the Association of the Army of Tennessee, Louisiana Division, churches in Georgia, and Kell family genealogy.

Index Terms

Confederate States of America. Navy.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations.
Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Kell, John McIntosh, 1823-1900

Administrative Information

Custodial History note

Gift of Dr. Charles Peery, Charleston, S.C.

Preferred Citation note

John McIntosh Kell family scrapbook, ms2361, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Other Finding Aids note

Due to its fragile condition, the scrapbook was disbound and microfilmed.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Etchings and engravings, 1850-1900
Etchings and engravings of William Penn; Right Rev. C. K. Nelson, D. D., Bishop of Georgia; Joan of Arc; General Gordon; Daniel Webster, Henry Clay, and John C. Calhoun; Disraeli and Gladstone.
2-3Papers - undated
4-7Papers, 1860-1951
8Kell family photograph, 1853-1900
9Alabama [Screw sloop] miscellanea, 1864-1886
10Index to scrapbook, 1986
OS Folder
1Scrapbook page 260 - genealogy